Randi has a master’s degree in Education from the American Jewish University. Randi is active with the Builders of Jewish Educator’s Religious School Principals’ Council. At their Religious School Educators Conference in 2011, they bestowed upon her the Lainer Distinguished Educator Award. She directed the religious school, early childhood center, youth, and camp programs at Temple Menorah for many years. Randi was Director of Education at Temple Menorah in Redondo Beach until recently when she assumed this position at Temple Beth El San Pedro this past July.
In addition, please see below an interview of her by one of our Torah School graduates, Alissa Dollinger-Wagner.
Randi may be reached by email at TBEeducator@bethelsp.org.
Interview with Our New Director of Education
Meet Our New Director of Education! by Alissa Dollinger-Wagner I’ve been a Temple Beth El member since I was in the first grade and went through Torah School till the 11th grade. TBE is a second home to me as I became bat mitzvah, confirmed, and shared my URJ Mitzvah Corps experiences with the congregation. […]
Here are Randi’s latest articles from the Kol Beit El:
Educationally Speaking – January 2022
Consecration Reflections Randi Sher, Director of Education TBEeducator@bethelsp.org One of my favorite parts of working in Torah School is Consecration. This year we were able to be in person and recognized our students at the Hanukkah Celebration. Consecration recognizes our kindergartners and new students as they begin their classes. I like to use Consecration as […]
Educationally Speaking – December 2021
COVID Protocols for Torah School Randi Sher, Director of Education TBEeducator@bethelsp.org Last month was a very exciting time for many Torah School families with children 5-11 years old as the COVID vaccine for this age group became available. I appreciate all the parents that responded to my emails by informing me of your decisions to […]
Educationally Speaking – October 2021
School Year Beginnings Randi Sher, Director of Education TBEeducator@bethelsp.org So much has happened over the last month and everyone has worked together to bring us to where we are now. I know I am lucky to be working with the TBE staff (Rabbi, Cantor, Carrie, Shoni and Doris), the Torah School Staff (Lisa, Michelle, Barbara, […]
Educationally Speaking – September 2021
Summer Planning for the New Year Randi Sher, Director of Education TBEeducator@bethelsp.org Whenever I talk to people about being in Jewish education and working at a synagogue, they are often jealous and say something about how nice it would be to have the summer off. Once I stop laughing, or just smiling if I am […]